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Accused Russian agent Maria Butina pleaded guilty to engaging in a conspiracy against the US

[] The affidavit said Butina and this person worked together to arrange introductions to other Americans who are influential in US politics, including an organization promoting gun rights … for the purpose of advancing the agenda of the Russian Federation

Virgin Galactic Flight: Where is the Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo right now?

[] SpaceShipTwo took off at the Mojave test centre in California on Thursday This was the plane’s fourth test flight, and marked a departure from previously unsuccessful attempts Hopefully we'll have a bit of magic in the next couple of hours It has since regularly made similar promises to have space flights airborne in the near future

Geminids 2018: TONIGHT is the BEST time to watch the Geminid Meteor Shower

[] The Geminids are considered one of the best and most reliable meteor showers of the year It will more difficult to see the showr tomorrow as the skies will be more cloudy, with potential rain and temperatures will be cooler at 4C He added: We have not had a comet this well placed and bright for many years

Trump says he never told former lawyer Michael Cohen to break the law

[] It is called 'advice of counsel,' and a lawyer has great liability if a mistake is made, he added But CNN reported that the President was privately seething about Cohen's sentencing, telling associates that Cohen is a liar, according to one administration official

Yemen's warring parties agree to ceasefire in Hodeidah and U.N. role

[] International monitors will be deployed in Hodeidah city and the three ports, and all armed forces are due to pull back completely within 21 days of the ceasefire coming into force Another joint committee overseen by the United Nations will set up humanitarian corridors to Taiz, Yemen’s third city Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

Theresa May confirms MPs won't get a vote on Brexit deal until after Christmas

[] The statement comes after the PM admitted she didn't expect an immediate breakthrough at a summit of 27 EU leaders in Brussels Theresa May has insisted it will take place before 21 January Today's statement confirms speculation that emerged after the government failed to schedule the crunch vote in the Commons

Deadly high-speed train crash in Turkey

[] Turkey's state-funded Anadolu Agency reports that 206 passengers were on board the train You can also contact us in the following ways: WhatsApp: +44 7555 173285 Tweet: @BBC_HaveYourSay Send an SMS or MMS to 61124 (UK) or +44 7624 800 100 (international) Please read our and

Tory party split apart after damaging confidence vote as Theresa May travels to Brussels - follow live

[] Theresa May has travelled to Brussels to appeal to EU leaders over her Brexit blueprint after surviving a bruising no-confidence vote triggered by Brexiteer rebels Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg said Ms May should step down as she had lost the confidence of more than a third of her MPs He took over from the late Jeremy Heywood, who recently died of cancer

Scots drink-drive limit shambles

[] Scotland reduced the limit of alcohol in the blood from 80mg to 50mg in every 100ml of blood from December 2014 But research found the change had little effect on accidents He added: The most plausible explanation is that the change was not backed up with police enforcement, nor sustained media campaigning

Tory Brexiteers publicly fight over whether to finish off Theresa May with 'kill zone' plot after she was wounded by confidence vote

[] TORY rebels are today divided over whether to push on with their campaign to destroy Theresa May's career But many of those who voted against Mrs May last night insisted they accept the result and are willing to back her leadership Yesterday senior ERG members co-ordinated the efforts to get a majority to vote against the PM

British PM May survives party confidence vote but Brexit deal still teetering

[] May, who voted to remain in the EU in the referendum, had warned opponents of her withdrawal deal that if they toppled her, Brexit would be delayed or stopped The outcome will shape Britain's $2.8 trillion economy, have far-reaching consequences for the unity of the kingdom and determine whether London keeps its place as one of the top two global financial centers It is not unlikely that she will go by some point in April-May time

Mark Meadows out of running as chief of staff search continues

[] U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina is out of the running to be President Trump's next chief of staff. Niall Stanage, White House columnist for The Hill, joins CBSN to discuss the latest developments and the rest of the day's political headlines.

Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen sentenced to 3 years in jail - World

[] Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump's former long-term personal attorney, was sentenced to three years in jail on Wednesday after pleading guilty to a series of crimes, including campaign finance violations, tax evasion and lying to Congress Cohen's lawyers are asking that he serve no prison time

West Virginia coal mine: 3 found alive days after going missing in mine

[] Last Updated Dec 12, 2018 7:47 PM EST WHITESVILLE, W.Va and he said, 'these are tears of joy,' said Kayla's sister Camelia Williams I just thought I can't imagine how happy and relief and how life-changing it is to see a light coming towards her or anything

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years in prison

[] President Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen once said he would take a bullet for the president. Instead, he turned on him and pleaded guilty to nine counts in federal court. On Wednesday, he was sentenced to three years in prison. CBS News Washington correspondent Paula Reid has the latest.

Trump ex-lawyer Cohen given three years in prison as risks rise for...

[] Cohen’s father, Maurice, a Holocaust survivor who helped convince his son to cooperate with prosecutors against Trump, showed little emotion during the hearing but later told reporters: My heart is ripped Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

Macron no confidence: What happens NEXT as Emmanuel Macron faces vote of confidence

[] The fuel price increases were in a bid to combat climate change, attempting to persuade French drivers to swap diesel-fuelled cars for lower-polluting ones The ‘yellow vest’ movement or gilets jaunes are so called because when protesting they don the fluorescent yellow roadside safety vests

UK's May wins Conservative Party vote of confidence: 200 vs 117

[] Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May arrives back at 10 Downing Street, in London, Britain December 12, 2018 REUTERS/ Eddie Keogh LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May won a confidence vote from her party on Wednesday but 117 of her lawmakers said she was no longer the right leader to implement Britain’s exit from the European Union May had needed 159 votes for the simple majority to win the vote Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

Austrian leader welcomes Britain's May winning confidence vote

[] Glad about the outcome of tonight’s vote in the UK Looking forward to seeing Theresa May tomorrow, Kurz, whose country currently holds the rotating presidency of the European Union, said before a summit of EU leaders in Brussels on Thursday and Friday Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles

Erdogan says Turkey will start new military operation against US-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria within days

[] Britons killed after joining Kurdish forces in Syria There are US forces with the SDF east of the Euphrates as well as in the flashpoint city of Manbij, which is west of the river Mr Erdogan claimed Turkey was not being protected from terrorists but terrorists were being protected from possible action by Turkey

Who's PewDiePie, what's the YouTuber's net worth and what's the Nazi racism row?

[] The Swede sparked an antisemitism storm after he paid two men to unravel a banner bearing the message Death to all Jews in a video that has been watched by 6.6m people That same year he released a parody self-help book called This Book Loves You and was announced as a voice actor in the Vimeo fantasy series, Oscar's Hotel for Fantastical Creatures

Vidi v Chelsea: Europa League – live!

[] 12.31pm EST12:31 The teams! Vidi FC: Kovacsik, Fiola, Juhasz, Vinicius, Stopira, Nego, Anel Hadzic, Nikolov, Milanov, Marko Scepovic, Huszti Subs: Tujvel, Kovacs, Berecz, Hodzic, Patkai, Tamas, Hangya Subs: Cumming, Alonso, Jorginho, Pedro, Giroud, Luiz, McEachran Photograph: Guardian Kick off: a maverick 5.55pm GMT

Arsenal vs Qarabag live score and goal updates from Europa League clash

[] Unai Emery will ring the changes ahead of his side's trip to Southampton on Sunday and their League Cup quarter-final against north London rivals Tottenham three days later The hope will be Koscielny can come through that and then take his place in the defence at St Mary’s, with Konstantinos Mavropanos and Rob Holding injured I prefer to use, if we can, a specialist centre-back

Rennes vs Astana: Live Stream, TV Channel, kick-off and team news for the Europa League match

[] Both sides are in with a chance of progressing through to the knockout stages, but the Ligue 1 outfit need to take all three points to leapfrog the visitors into second place This final group game is set to be held on Thursday, December 13 The match will be on BT Sport Extra with coverage starting at 5.55pm

Europa League permutations: How can Arsenal, Chelsea, Celtic and Rangers qualify for knockout stages?

[] EUROPA LEAGUE group stages are now reaching the business end with all four British clubs involved still in with a chance of progressing How can the British teams qualify for the knockout stages MOL Vidi's defeat to BATE Borisov means they lead by six points with the two sides only having one game left

Who could Arsenal face in Europa League last 32?

[] The Gunners have been ruthless throughout the group stages and will go through as winners of Group E ahead of Monday's draw for the last 32 TEAMS from the same association are not able to face each other at this stage of the competition So currently, potential opponents for Arsenal are: Fenerbahce Sporting Lisbon Lazio Plzen Galatasaray Shakhtar Donetsk Club Brugge

Canelo vs Fielding: Our experts' advice to Rocky Fielding ahead of Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez clash

[] Jermall Charlo If it was me, I would be bigger and stronger, so there are no questions or doubts when you get in that ring Canelo is short at middleweight and even shorter at 168 Watch Saul Alvarez vs Rocky Fielding, with an undercard including Katie Taylor vs Eva Wahlstrom, from Madison Square Garden, New York, on Saturday night, Sky Sports Main Event from 11pm

Jose Mourinho claims Man Utd have NINE injuries for Liverpool clash as squad fly back to England after Valencia defeat

[] JOSE MOURINHO claims he has NINE players injured heading into Manchester United’s crunch clash at league leaders Liverpool The only two players I could bring and didn't was David De Gea and Nemanja Matic I think we were too passive in the first half, quite comfortable with the ball but not with intensity and ambition

FA chief executive Martin Glenn to step down at the end of the season 

[] 'Football has a role in society far bigger than the game itself and undeniably makes us richer on many levels whether it be mass participation for both men and increasingly women, or the tremendous global appeal of our professional game December 2018 Glenn announces he will step down as chief executive at the end of the season

Martin Glenn resigns as FA chief executive two months after collapse of Wembley sale

[] I would like to take this opportunity to thank all my staff for their commitment and dedication to running our national game Martin leaves as his legacy an organisation that is fit for purpose, more diverse, internationally respected and ready to progress to the next level I and the organisation will miss his effective, principled and compassionate leadership and wish him well

Man Utd transfer news: Expert reveals deal that is already done that affects Man Utd

[] They didn’t really spend in the summer market, but a deal was made with Ancelotti that none of his players, his key players, would be allowed to leave unless Ancelotti approved the sale, and Napoli are not a club with financial problems so there’s no pressure on them to sell in the sense that they have to get money in to keep the books in good order at the end of the season

LeBron James: Kevin Durant BLASTED over jealousy of Lakers star

[] The small forward then omitted James from his top three players in the world and threw further insult to injury by naming Boston Celtics’ Kyrie Irving in the list LeBron still is the lead story on my show and any debate show in America LeBron is always going to be a bigger deal than Kevin Durant

Canelo vs Rocky Fielding: UK start time, live stream, TV channel and undercard

[] Coverage of the undercard from Madison Square Gardens will begin at 11.30pm and continue into the early hours of Sunday morning Canelo Alvarez vs Rocky Fielding - WBA World Super-Middleweight title Tevin Farmer vs Francisco Fonseca - IBF Super-Featherweight title David Lemieux vs Tureano Johnson - 12 rounds Middleweight Vergil Ortiz Jr vs TBA - 10 rounds Super-Lightweight Sadam Ali vs Mauricio Herrera - 10 rounds Welterweight Katie Taylor vs Eva Wahlstrom - IBF/WBA World Lightweight Titles

Manchester City 2-1 Hoffenheim: Leroy Sane nets double as City finish top

[] However, Sane struck a stunning free-kick to level it up (45+1) before finishing a flowing counter-attack (61) after a clever pass by Raheem Sterling, who played 90 minutes just four days after suffering alleged racist abuse at Stamford Bridge The winner did come when Sane combined with Sterling and was more ruthless with this finish Manchester City are back in action on Saturday lunchtime against Everton, a game live on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event

Valencia 2-1 Manchester United: Marcus Rashford scores late goal as United fail to top group

[] But that never looked likely from the moment Carlos Soler struck for the hosts after 17 minutes Team news United made eight changes as Romero, Valencia, Bailly, Rojo, Fellaini, Pereira, Fred and Pogba all started The draw for the last 16 of the Champions League takes place on December 17

Kevin Durant: Lakers handed Clippers and Knicks boost over Kawhi Leonard and Durant

[] Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard could both be on the move next summer (Image: GETTY) Kevin Durant is arguably the second best player in the league behind LeBron James (Image: GETTY) Kawhi Leonard's future is uncertain - though he has settled well in Toronto so far (Image: GETTY) If he goes anywhere, the Clippers is tailor-made for him to be that guy Tracy McGrady on Kevin Durant He told The Jump on ESPN: The only way as a player that I’m choosing to come to LA as a Clipper is if I’m Kawhi, I have a conversation with KD

Valencia vs Manchester United LIVE SCORE: Group H live table, updates and commentary in Champions League

[] MANCHESTER UNITED head to Valencia, knowing their place in the Champions League knockout stages is already secure The Red Devils are two points from Group H leaders Juventus - but can go top if United beat their Spanish opposition and the Italians lose or draw to Young Boys

Champions League: Real Madrid thrashed at home by CSKA Moscow

[] He couldn’t change the hosts’ fortunes, however, as Iceland international Arnor Sigurdsson struck a third goal in the 73rd minute to make victory certain Tomas Chory got the winner with a diving header in the 72nd minute, before Roma’s Luca Pellegrini was sent off in stoppage time

Real Madrid 0-3 CSKA Moscow: Los Blancos humbled at the Bernabeu

[] Georgi Shchennikov doubled the visitors' advantage at the Santiago Bernabeu two minutes before half-time with a scrappy volley on the rebound They also won 1-0 in the Russian capital back in October when former manager Julen Lopetegui was in charge of the Spaniards

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[] Stream UEFA Champions League, NBA and much more here on Bleacher Report Live, where we make it easy to find and watch your favorite sports.

Answer Some Questions About Your Friend Who Is Hard To Find A Gift For And We'll Tell You What To Get Them For Christmas

[] Did you know you can sign up for a BuzzFeed Community account and create your own BuzzFeed posts Here's a handy guide to help you start posting today! This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations Learn more or post your buzz! Post comment Sign in to comment

Taylor Swift's Reputation Tour to hit Netflix on New Year's Eve

[] the trailer for the Reputation Stadium Tour!' the star revealed on Instagram, along with a teaser video Fans who attended the show weren't just recorded for the concert film; those who caught her gig at the Rose Bowl in California on May 18 in particular were also photographed without their knowledge  so they could be cross-referenced with a database of Taylor's hundreds of known stalkers

Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks and Radiohead inducted to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. (Sorry, LL Cool J)

[] Janet Jackson performs at the 2018 Essence Festival in New Orleans in July But of course when you’re actually inducted, everything changes You think, ‘This is a career-defining [and] life-defining moment The induction ceremony will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on March 29

Michael Cohen, sentenced Wednesday, says he's free from Trump

[] Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in federal prison. Google’s CEO visits the Post to discuss the tech giant’s future. Plus, why it’s maybe OK that First Lady Melania Trump doesn’t actually want to be the first lady.

12 Elf On The Shelf Ideas To Thrill Kids, And 12 That'll Scar Them For Life

[] Tee-hee! This elf farted in a jar idea is guaranteed to make your kid laugh and laugh and laugh! But this Saw -themed idea will make them cry and cry and cry! 8 Top trending videos Watch more BuzzFeed Video Post comment Sign in to comment

British artists dominate 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

[] Artists that were nominated but not inducted by the final vote were Kraftwerk, Devo, LL Cool J, MC5, John Prine, Rage Against the Machine, Rufus featuring Chaka Khan, and Todd Rundgren I think it might be a quintessential American thing The induction ceremony will take place on 29 March at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York

50 Worst Things On The Internet In 2018

[] French soccer star Patrice Evra simulating oral sex on a raw chicken This guy who bought butt plugs for his Naruto cosplay Jordan Peterson hanging out with Mumford & Sons ✰ JAY ✰ @jaypaulgeorge I think I found my new hobby 01:32 AM - 13 Feb 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 48

50 Of The Best "Riverdale" Jokes From 2018

[] 𝐤𝖔𝖇𝐲 ♥ @kobychill riverdale characters be like:archie: going✈️prison cuz i have RED hair 🤠😢👱‍♂️ veronica: mom dad will u guys pls stop being criminals and killing ppl🙄💋betty: im kooky fuck the farm🔎📝jughead: riverdale was changing.. mackenzie :-) @maclongo21 okay why is this always relevant #Riverdale 01:23 AM - 15 Nov 2018 Reply Retweet Favorite 31

The Netflix January Titles Are Here And There Are So Many Good Ones

[] Guess it's 2019 already because Netflix just released the new titles coming to the site in January...SO HAPPY NEW YEAR, EVERYONE!!! View this video on YouTube This January we're getting some awesome movies and TV shows like Incredibles 2 ..

Megan Mullally named host of 2019 Screen Actors Guild Awards

[] Star:  'This is a very special year, and we are all looking forward to a memorable show,' she said; here Megan is seen with Eric McCormack on Will & Grace Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture went to A Star Is Born, Black Panther, BlacKkKlansman, Bohemian Rhapsody and Crazy Rich Asians